This kind of thing would NEVER have happened if Putin
were still in charge!
--- "Dr. Joe Q" <doctor_jq@...
> Like the Veterans Administration losing a computer
> with the personal information a few million GIs or
> the Department fo Agriculture misplacing a computer
> with personal information of a few tens of thousands
> A few hundred telephone numbers doesnt seem that
> Dr. "Q"
> --- helene cincebeaux <helenezx@...> wrote:
> > Hi Martin - imagine such a major goof - I really
> > enjoyed hearing about this - don't think we would
> > have
> > seen this anywhere else -
> > I really appreciate your sharing these fascinating
> > news bits !!!
> > helene
> > --- Martin Votruba <votrubam@...> wrote:
> > > > News - they have improved the Slovak phone
> > > > zoznam.sk - it now shows both residential and
> > > business
> > >
> > > Thank you for the information, Helene. As a
> > > curiosity: for the first
> > > few days a vast quantity of unlisted numbers
> > > accessible via the
> > > updated portal including those of some Slovak
> > > cabinet members.
> > >
> > > Perhaps the most astonishing part of it was that
> > > 700+ unlisted numbers
> > > of the Slovak secret agents' cellphones came up
> > when
> > > you typed in the
> > > name of Slovakia's equivalent of the CIA. Once
> > the
> > > news spread,
> > > Slovak journalists had a field day calling
> > > and having and
> > > publishing conversations with the spooks. Some
> > > them worried their
> > > operations could have been jeopardized if some
> > > the people they'd
> > > given their numbers to under assumed identities
> > > checked online and
> > > found what company actually owned the
> > >
> > >
> > > Martin
> > >
> > > votruba "at" pitt "dot" edu
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